Two men Ojo Gbenga, 30, and Bamidele Ayo, 31, were on Tuesday arraigned in an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged possession of stolen goats.
Gbenga and Ayo, whose addresses were not provided, are facing a one-count charge of possession of stolen goats.
The prosecutor, Insp. Oriyomi Akinwale told the court that the defendant committed the offence on Nov. 20, at about 07:30 a.m., in Ado-Ekiti.
Akinwale alleged that they were in possession of 20 she-goats suspected to be stolen.
He said that the defendants were apprehended by the police, following a tip-off by informants at Adehun Street, Ado-Ekiti.
He said the offence contravened Section 430 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Ekiti State, 2012.
The prosecutor, however, asked the court for an adjournment to enable him to…